The Omics approach can be applied in a broad spectrum of businesses:
- The biotechnology industry
- Companies within the area of medicine production (pharmaceutical companies)
- Production and processing of food and ingredients
- Universities and research institutions
Typically, Omics graduates will be able to find employment within the areas in the above-mentioned fields as PhD students or research assistants, in core-facility departments as project managers, and within the food industry in the developmental and quality control departments, or as PhD students and later on as assistant professors, associate professors, and professors.
Typical work tasks could encompass analysis of sequence data, mass spectrometry analysis, large scale DNA/RNA-sequencing, analytical biochemistry, quality control, product development, and furthermore research and developmental work related to Omics.